We’re in the middle of the summer, and it’s definitely not too late to put your life on hold and take a vacation! You’ve been working hard throughout the year – you deserve a getaway you’ve been longing for. Travelling is the best investment, as there are many places around the world you will find fascinating. We present to you the most luxurious hotels in the world! Live large and pack your designer luggage for this countdown:
Nihi Sumba Island Resort, Indonesia
NIHIWATU is #1 hotel in the world according to Travel + Leisure readers. Among its unique features are: a three-villa tree house atop a cliff overlooking Indian Ocean; a day-long spa safari with endless treatments and much more; possibility to explore the island and its waterfalls, local villages and sunset horseback riding on the beach. To book your villa, visit their website.
Burj Al Arab Hotel, Dubai]
This luxury hotel was built to resemble a sail, and is currently considered the most photographed architecture in the world. All luxurious suites have a breathtaking view and exquisite design. Its unique amenities include attached heliport with hovring tennis courts, futuristic dining and nightlife options. To view your booking options, visit the hotel’s website.
The Plaza Hotel, New York City
If you have no time for a long vacation, Big Apple’s Plaza Hotel is top-quality choice. Located at the edge of Central Park and facing 5th Avenue, The Plaza has an old world atmosphere with a formal dining room, a library, a gymnasium, and a grand piano. Gorgeous views of Manhattan from the suites are to die for. The hotel was pronounced a National Historic Landmark in 1969. For more information, visit the hotel’s website.
Lodge at Kauri Cliffs, Matauri Bay, New Zealand
Lodge at Kauri Cliffs is Northland’s premier luxury vacation destination. The Lodge offers 180-degree views of the Pacific Ocean, features 22 guest suites and two-bedroom Owner’s Cottage. Enjoy exquisite Pacific Rim cuisine, golfing, spa treatments and much more! To reserve your suite, visit The Lodge’s website.
Castello di Casole – A Timbers Resort, Casole d’Elsa, Italy
If you heart lies wih Europe, this Italian paradise is perfect for you. Experience the heart and soul of Tuscany, and enjoy your stay at Castello di Casole. Those who appreciate wine will find their vineyards and groves stunning. Alongside the resort’s amenities such as spa, fitness and fabulous Italian cuisine, you’ll have a chance to enroll in art or cooking classes. If you like staying active, the resort offers such adventures as biking, hiking, truffle hunting, and horseback riding. To make your reservations, visit the resort’s website.